Monthly Archives: August 2018

Treasure Coast Community Health recognized for quality service

COLETTE HEID
From left, Treasure Coast Community Health staff members Sherry de Cuba, chief operating officer Jessica Ormsby, Franny Watford, chief executive officer Vicki Soule, chief financial officer Andrea Fedock and Sabrina Hill.
Credit: Colette Heid
 
 
VERO BEACH — Treasure Coast Community Health Inc. was recognized by the Health Resources and Services […]

Aug. 31, 2018|

IRSC Planetarium launches a new season of shows

IRSC
The IRSC Hallstrom Planetarium features a 360-degree immersive digital OmniStar projection system and a state-of-the-art Spitz automated planetarium projector.
Credit: IRSC
 
 
FORT PIERCE — The Hallstrom Planetarium at Indian River State College is ready to launch “A Year Full of Stars” with a season of planetarium shows in the “Starlight Series,” continue the popular “KIDS SPACE” […]

Aug. 29, 2018|

Guardians for New Futures hosts Treasure Coast Child Summit

FORT PIERCE— Every year, Guardians for New Futures, a small, grassroots nonprofit organization located in St. Lucie County, coordinates and hosts a huge, two-day Child Summit at Indian River State College’s Treasure Coast Public Safety Training Complex in Fort Pierce. This year’s Summit, slated for Wednesday, September 26th and Thursday, September 27th is absolutely free and […]

Aug. 27, 2018|

Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company announces Fort Pierce expansion

FORT PIERCE– Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company, headquartered in Fort Pierce, Florida, announced today the purchase of a new 55,000 square-foot building on 11 acres. The building, centrally located in Fort Pierce, will serve as a new distribution and manufacturing facility to Natalie’s ever-growing line of premium, authentic juices.

Due to its close proximity to […]

Aug. 23, 2018|

Impact 100 plans grant-giving session

VERO BEACH — Indian River Impact 100, marking its 11th grant-giving year, will hold a session for nonprofits Sept. 12 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Northern Trust Community Room, 755 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach

This Information Session will provide potential grant applicants with resources to help them submit their grant. The Grant Committee […]

Aug. 22, 2018|

Missionary Flights International gathers to celebrate the construction of Hospitality Park

From left, Brad Currie, Cathy Townsend, Arlin Mass and Joe Karabensh break ground on Missionary Flights International Hospitality Park.

FORT PIERCE —  Missionary Flights International joined together with friends, family members, and others from the public on Aug. 15 to celebrate in the groundbreaking for the MFI Hospitality Park held at 3163 Hammond Road just […]

Aug. 16, 2018|

Indian River Magazine wins six awards for editorial excellence

ORLANDO — Indian River Magazine took home awards in photography, design, best cover photography and best overall writing during the Florida Magazine Association’s annual awards ceremony Aug. 10.

The magazine won the overall award in its category for best photo in a single department for a photo of a cowboy at sunrise taken by Sam […]

Aug. 16, 2018|

Council proclaims year of celebration

JACK FOLEY PHOTO
Members of the Vero Beach Centennial Committee pose for a photo July 17 when the City Council declared a year of celebration.

VERO BEACH — The Vero Beach City Council has proclaimed October 2018 to October 2019 the celebration year for its 100 year anniversary. An overfilled room of Centennial committee members and […]

Aug. 15, 2018|

Mariner Sands grant supports literacy

A $25,000 check presentation is made to the Library Foundation of Martin County. From left are Jennifer Salas, Martin County Library System director; Terry Dick, library Volunteer Manager; Michael Kenny, LFMC executive director; Robert Kung, Mariner Sands Charity Week chairman; Pat Ditmars, LFMC board member; and Jack Flanagan, Charity Week committee member.

  

STUART – […]

Aug. 15, 2018|

Lawnwood awarded 5 stars for women’s care

FORT PIERCE — Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute has received the Five-Star Award for Labor and Deliver and Gynecological Surgery in 2018 from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

This achievement is part of new findings and data released on July 31, 2018, by Healthgrades and […]

Aug. 15, 2018|